AGO to Exhibit the Work of Eva Hesse, Betty Goodwin and Agnes Martin


TORONTO.- This fall, the fourth floor of the Vivian and David Campbell Centre for Contemporary Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario will feature AT WORK: Eva Hesse – Studiowork, Betty Goodwin – Work Notes, Agnes Martin – Work Ethic. From September 22, 2010 to January 2, 2011 experience these three linked yet unique exhibitions exploring the process and labour of art in the studio. “It is an honour to present this astounding exhibition in such a unique capacity,” says Matthew Teitelbaum, AGO director and CEO. “Through the work of these remarkable women we discover the significance of the artistic process, and the immense influence of that process on great works of art.” Eva Hesse – Studiowork, organized by the Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, and curated by Briony Fer and Barry Rosen, brings together 50 of the artist’s small ‘test’ pieces or prototypes, to examine how experimental practices and wor